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10 Lesser-Known Facts About Time Zones

Countries are many and varied but one thing they all have in common is their position in a time zone. Without these invisible lines of longitude the world would be a very different place. 1,344 more words

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Russia abolishes Daylight Saving Time

TORONTO – According to Russian news agency ITAR-TASS, Russia’s Federation Council has approved a law that will permanently return the country to winter time. 106 more words

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Public weighs in on proposal to do away with daylight saving time

SALT LAKE CITY — It turns out one hour on the clock can spark hours, days and years of debate.

Utah could become the third state in the country to abandon the practice of springing forward and falling back each year in order to have more daylight in the warm months. 263 more words

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2036: First 100 Days of Office, Bill #2

The switch to Daylight Saving Time is so annoying. I get that Ben Franklin satirically created the idea to poke fun at the French, and that, later, supporters wanted to take advantage of the productivity that could be had by moving the work day to fit daylight hours; but today the switch is just nonsense. 745 more words